Highfields is one of the most popular residential areas on the Darling Downs and is located just 12 km’s north of the Toowoomba CBD. It has a population of approximately 6000 residents. Even with its population booming over recent years, Highfields has retained its village atmosphere.
Highfields features both acreage or town-sized blocks, many with fantastic views of the Downs or the Range. Highfields has many tourist shops, cafes and both private and state schools, kindergartens and daycare centres. There are many horticultural concerns in the area including Davidson Arboretum and Brindabella Country Gardens.
There is a local cultural centre, a large venue to hold conferences and performances, also a public swimming pool, indoor sports centre with volley ball and basketball courts and a gymnasium. Highfields has a small library and skate park and combines a balance of peaceful living with easily attainable amenities.